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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked into the Motel Maclean on an extremely hot and windy November afternoon. During the day, the temperature had hit 39 degrees Celsius, according to our car's instruments. If you enter from the south side of town, the Motel is one of the first things you see on the right hand side. At first glance it looked quite modest...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful place, great views and well kept gardens, plenty of room, bathroom great size. TV very good angle and height to see from beds. Beds very comfortable. Love the idea of a wardrobe. Very peaceful waking up to the views over the river and mountains. Very pleasant owners who are doing a great job, with nothing too much trouble. Hope...

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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful serene location just minutes from the town. Stayed in February 2016 and we enjoyed our stay immensely. Hoping to return soon. Exceptional cleanliness and friendly owners. Would highly recommend! ☺

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Thank Rhonda S
North Haven, Australia
Reviewed 20 October 2016

This motel, although a short distance from the main township, offers clean, modern and spacious rooms, breakfast if required, and - mostly - friendly and helpful owners. A great place to stay on the way further north!

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Thank Galoot2
Port Macquarie, Australia
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Stayed 1 night passing through , found management very friendly and helpful , rooms were a good size , bathroom had been renovated, beds very comfortable and breakfast was a great start to the day , would recommend

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Thank Tarz00711
Mooloolaba, Australia
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

It's an older motel that has been renovated. The bathrooms are extremely well appointed with new fittings. All new queen size beds with pillow tops. The owners are very hands on & very friendly & helpful. Their tariffs are quite competitive & I will say excellent value for money.

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1Thank Happysnappa
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Very clean and well designed. Great views and lots of bird life...a real treat! Very pleasant staff and thoughtful touches eg lavender posy. Good breakfast, excellent value for money. Plenty of tea and coffee in the room and fresh milk! Mum especially liked the decor and finish of the room. 2km from town and hilly so not so walkable for...

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1Thank JulieJulie88
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Was a pleasure to stay here, Host was lovely, very helpful & friendly. My room was spotless, bed was comfortable. Had all the special little touches that made you feel at home. You can feel that a lot of love & care going into this motel. I look forward to my next stay. Thank you.

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Thank Diana N
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Very welcoming and helpful hosts; very clean, spacious and well appointed room with comfortable bed; generous breakfast servings; lovely view of the Clarence River; quiet for a restful nights sleep. If all units were in use, parking could be a difficulty.

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Cowra
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

While right on the old highway the room was quiet & very comfortable. The lady on reception was very friendly and made us feel welcome. Location is good being close to the new highway and a great cafe "the Ferry Park Cafe" Parking is a bit tight but nor really an issue

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
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  • Pool
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Some country pubs choose to blend contemporary style with period features, while others still cling to their history and heritage, an aspect many visitors love and respect. But whether you prefer old-world charm or chic modern, a stylish suite or a cosy room with simple furnishings, our eclectic mix of rooms to stay offer something to suit all tastes, plus each one exhibits a high standard of cleanliness and maintenance.A rural retreat, guaranteed to lift the mood of any weary traveller going up the coast or down the coast we have the prefect stop over. Country pubs with accommodation can offer a peaceful retreat that enables you to switch off from the everyday pressures of life while fully appreciating picture-postcard.Aspect That Maclean has to offer. Expect your hosts to greet you with a smile and try their best to make you feel at home; in contrast to some hotels that can sometimes seem impersonal. After a strenuous day of sightseeing enjoy a satisfying evening meal, then settle down with a nightcap — in front of a roaring log fire in winter or outside under the stars on a summer’s evening If you are intending to stay at a Great Country Pub, Then Maclean hotel is your first choice.Room RatesPricing ranges from - $25 a night in our bunk rooms to- $50 a night in our queen rooms ... more   less 

Additional Information about Maclean Motel

Address: 65 Cameron St | Old Pacific Highway, Maclean, New South Wales 2463, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Maclean
Price Range: €75 - €96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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“The rooms on the left hand side of the motel (1, 2 and 3) allow for easier exit down to the road.”
 of 5 bubbles BrisvagasDingo, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Most rooms would have a view over the river and mountains”
 of 5 bubbles glennmar2517, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms on one level.”
 of 5 bubbles Galoot2, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Any room would be great”
 of 5 bubbles dianan964, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
“a room at the end of the block may be best.”
 of 5 bubbles marilync600, 2 Jun 2016 | Read review
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